Cahaba River Walk


Photo by Lexi Coon.

About a year and a half ago, UAB occupational therapy assistant professor Dr. Gavin Jenkins began working on collecting data of user satisfaction at Mountain Brook parks over different times of the year. more

May 23, 2017 11:20 AM People 5 Comments


Photo by Erica Techo.

Cahaba River Walk has a paved path, benches, picnic tables and exercise stations, but Mountain Brook High School sophomore William Hereford saw the opportunity for more at the park. more

Oct 28, 2016 12:00 PM People

park study

Photo by Frank Couch.

If you spot someone sitting at a park with a clipboard this year, there’s no reason to panic. Most likely they’re part of UAB occupational therapy professor and Mountain Brook resident Gavin Jenkins’ park study. more

Dec 21, 2015 3:31 PM News

Cahaba River Walk Pedestrian Crossing Construction

Photo by Olivia Burton.

Construction crews began the installation of a new pedestrian crossing signal at the intersection of Overton Road and Oakdale Drive on Monday, June 15. It is scheduled for completion by Wednesday. more

Jun 16, 2015 5:27 PM News

Wooden Trash Can Jemison Trail

Photo by Olivia Burton.

The 33 old wooden trash cans around Mountain Brook’s sports fields and parks will soon to be replaced with new, more decorative metal containers. more

Jun 9, 2015 3:59 PM News 2 Comments

Jemison Trail Pedestrian Crossing

Photo by Olivia Burton.

Pedestrians walking to and from Cahaba River Walk will soon be able to safely cross the busy intersection of Overton Road and Oakdale Drive with the installation of new pedestrian crossing signals. more

Jun 4, 2015 6:14 PM News 1 Comments

Crestline Equipment Yard

Photo by Madoline Markham.

The city addressed complaints from residents regarding leaf blowers and other noises during the April 27 city council meeting. more

Apr 27, 2015 7:05 PM News

Cahaba River Walk Ribbon Cutting

Photo by Madison Miller.

The city held a grand opening for Cahaba River Walk on Friday, April 10. more

Apr 10, 2015 4:58 PM News

The new Cahaba River Walk, previously known as Cahaba River Park, will have a grand opening on April 10. more

Mar 24, 2015 10:23 AM News

When 15-year-old Hunt Cochrane heard about the plans for the Cahaba River Walk, he saw an opportunity. more

Jan 27, 2015 11:57 AM People 2 Comments

A new pavilion will round out the first phase of features in the new Cahaba River Walk at Overton Road and River Run Road. more

Dec 19, 2014 10:40 AM News

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